Case Western Reserve wins $14.2 million federal grant to launch innovative materials data science Center of Excellence – Newswise

Newswise — CLEVELAND—Case Western Reserve University has received a $14.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) to launch a “Center of Excellence” focused on applying innovative approaches to enhancing manufacturing of materials with greater strength and longer lifecycles.

The center, which will include collaborators …….

9 Ways IT Can Do Proactive Cybersecurity – Data Science Central

The most effective cybersecurity is that done before an attack can be made.

IT departments play a critical role in safeguarding organizations against cyber threats. By taking a proactive approach to cybersecurity, IT departments can help protect their organizations from the ever-growing number of cyber attacks. Here are nine ways IT departments can do proactive cybersecurity.

Conduct…….

How Data Science Is Powering the New Wave of Retail Media Platforms – Grit Daily

Amazon Advertising has built one of the most profitable retail media platforms in the world. Its profitability is due, in part, to a highly intelligent technology platform. Amazon has successfully used AI algorithms to combine automation and campaign optimization to deliver high conversion rates.

Some retailers and marketplaces have tried to emulate that success with o…….

W&M explores creation of a computing and data science school – news.wm.edu

William & Mary is exploring the possibility of establishing a new academic unit in computing and data science, Provost Peggy Agouris told members of the Board of Visitors on Thursday.

The effort springs from a surge in student interest in applied science, computer science and data science at William & Mary, and a commitment from the university in its strategic plan to sup…….

W&M explores creation of a computing and data science school – William & Mary

William & Mary is exploring the possibility of establishing a new academic unit in computing and data science, Provost Peggy Agouris told members of the Board of Visitors on Thursday.

The effort springs from a surge in student interest in applied science, computer science and data science at William & Mary, and a commitment from the university in its strategic plan to sup…….

Professors Andrew Trapp, Renata Konrad, and data science PhD Candidate Geri Dimas publish in PLOS ONE – WPI News

Business School associate professors Andrew Trapp and Renata Konrad, data science PhD Candidate Geri Dimas, and colleagues published a paper in PLOS ONE,  a peer-reviewed open access scientific journal published by the Public Library of Science. “Operations research and analytics to combat human trafficking: A Systematic Review of Academic Literature” analyzes the existing literature to ident…….

The Data is In: Data Science is Delivering – RTInsights

Nearly four in five (79%) managers agreed that data science, machine learning, and AI are critical to the overall future growth of their companies.

Are data scientists earning their keep in today’s enterprises? The answer is yes, and in fact, their work is providing a 4x-to-5x return to their employers. Data science, seen as the hot and essential role for today’s generation of…….